Inglewood, Ca. - (L-R) Four-division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez of Mexico poses with two-time Méxican Olympian and undefeated Featherweight (10-0) Óscar Valdez during the final press conference Thursday for his upcoming 12-round welterweight battle against Mike Alvarado. Valdez is featured in an 8-round Featherweight undercard bout.
Promoted by Top
Rank® in association with Zanfer Promotions, Márquez Boxing and Tecate, Márquez
and Alvarado will collide at The Forum in Inglewood,Ca. on Saturday, May 17 and
will be televised live on HBO®.
Tickets are still
available and are priced at $400, $250, $150, $100, $75 and $35. Tickets
can be purchased at the Forum box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster
charge by phone (800-745-3000), and online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.fabulousforum.com.